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Tim O'Reilly
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About to start Office Hours at #velocityconf. In the sponsor pavilion.
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Here are the slides from my #VelocityConf talk, For People, By People slidesha.re/1uH31EZ
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There will be 89 @kickstarter projects at @makerfaire this weekend, and >10% of exhibitors have run one. #makercon pic.twitter.com/4F45qMAPk9
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Get it here! ow.ly/BBn98 RT @lnxchk: ZOMG my ebook got a shoutout during @timoreilly’s #velocityconf keynote. O.O
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By way of @pahlkadot RT@sarawinge: "By people, for people." Title of @timoreilly's #velocityconf talk lifted from the Gettysburg Address!
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"We build 21st century technology OF people; we ultimately must be doing this FOR people." @timoreilly #velocityconf pic.twitter.com/KgAInTGr8z
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Don't miss this: @timoreilly + Mikey Dickerson today at 12:30pm at #velocityconf ow.ly/BBiTb
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MT @sarawinge: Want scaling & resiliency? Give up the unicorn-centric worldview when you build your team, says @bethanye of FB #velocityconf
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I'm speaking at #velocityconf at 10:30 ET. Live stream oreil.ly/1o33z2a. Next up (before me) is @bethanye from Facebook
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"Failure's a feature of complex systems. You're actually buying it. When you go complex you're bringing the failure with you." #velocityconf
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We actually built a knob to slow things. Slow is better than down. @zperkov (commenting on complexity of stock market systems) #velocityconf
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Kudos to @fastly and @crucially on the $40M Series C. tcrn.ch/1taFFHx It's a killer service!
#Ebook Deal/Day: Data Insights - $17.48 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL oreil.ly/1yaWQ02
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The lines are growing for @Souders and @allspaw -- they're signing books at 6pm tonight. #velocityconf pic.twitter.com/Ylwjwp8WqC
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"I’ve never been able to prioritise the 13th & 14th centuries over the 19th & 20th in my sense of selfhood” theguardian.com/politics/comme…
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Top of the new World Trade Center wreathed in clouds. From the 9/11 Memorial pic.twitter.com/liy6yFM0xr
"Bad news: Everything is broken…Good news: There are a lot of easy things to fix." - Mikey Dickerson on healthcare.gov #VelocityConf
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"What did you do that was so amazing? Told people to do their jobs. Turned on monitoring." Mikey Dickerson on being on the cover of Time
RT @Raydiate #velocityconf what went wrong with healthcare.gov 94% of gov IT fails, only difference this time was it made the news
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"More people are employed by the solar industry in CA than in Hollywood, nationally more solar jobs than coal" - @solarmosaic #SOCAP14
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55 companies involved, 0 in charge of ensuring success. Mikey Dickerson telling the story of healthcare.gov #velocityconf
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So, to be clear, the US government essentially said, "Give us your user data or we'll destroy your company." Got it. engadget.com/2014/09/15/us-…
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Livestream for Mikey's talk oreil.ly/1uFgpZn Did the gov learn anything from the bungled launch of 1.usa.gov/18HDFeK?
This morning at #VelocityConf. Mikey Dickerson shares what's happened since the Healthcare launch & what's to come oreil.ly/1CjXDLs
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Live stream from #velocityconf has started oreil.ly/1uFgpZn You just missed devops jokes about @courtneynash's new baby
"If you want to work on big, gnarly, complicated problems, government is where you want to be." wapo.st/1BHkVtv -@ronboug
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Brilliang speech from Bob Geldof as the Better Together campaign implores Scottish voters not to break up 'family' gu.com/p/4xtdp
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LA just got its first chief data officer. See how @abhinemani is going to tackle some of LA's toughest issues: cdw.io/abXIGC
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You know #velocityconf NY is doing something right when there is a line in the women's restroom. (Don't remember any lines in Santa Clara.)
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Orlando's Maker Magic, a few highlights from my visit to Orlando Maker Faire last Saturday. makezine.com/2014/09/15/orl… #OrlandoMaker @makerfaire
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#NYCDataWeek is Oct 12-18. Check out events calendar & add your own oreilly.com/dataweek/ Meetups so far: SQL, Hadoop, Spark, Sqoop, Hive
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Still open! My favorite New York restaurant. Lost their lease so patronize them while you still can! swarmapp.com/timoreilly/che…
Of course! So much hidden insight waiting! RT @techreview: Smartphone Movements Could Reveal Empty Parking Spots bit.ly/1s3URrA
Keynes (via @NYTimeskrugman) "Words ought to be a little wild, for they are the assaults of thoughts on the unthinking."
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NASA: August 2014 was the warmest August ever measured globally. (Records begin in 1880) data.giss.nasa.gov/gistemp/tabled… pic.twitter.com/jaSmg4SI93
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Certainly a lot of people signing up for the new CoreOS group in London meetup.com/CoreOS-London/… almost like operating systems back in fashion
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In Latest Volley Against Amazon, Hachette’s Writers Target Its Board, via @nytimes: nytimes.com/2014/09/15/tec…
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There is a big opportunity in gov transformation! RT@codeforamerica: Why the Govtech Fund is a Really Big Deal – c4a.me/1tWkFlz
Comcast can tax you, set download and upload speeds, and design your network policy. With no democratic input or competition.
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And the No 1 PeerJ paper discussed on Twitter last week: Estimating the prevalence of researcher misconduct peerj.com/articles/562/
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A few more thoughts on the launch of the GovTech fund. plus.google.com/10703373124620…
Feels like there's something quite important in Notch's statement about Minecraft beyond his personal frustration: pastebin.com/raw.php?i=n1qT…
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I obviously think it's great! RT @nancyscola: A venture fund for gov tech and only gov tech: wapo.st/1m5QuK0 What think you?
Join Sep 16 #Strataconf + #HadoopWorld livestream 'Putting Data to Work' - with @mshron: Solving the Right Problem oreil.ly/1rj3IFj
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Loving the @safari Queue beta. Getting a jump on my skills and studying a little JavaScript on my road trip home pic.twitter.com/EqoMPAnnjx
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"@TechCrunch: Twitter's Huge Mistake tcrn.ch/1wpReNp by @rezendi" Twitter is great because it's different than Facebook
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